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Slow but steady: New study sheds light on the brain evolution of turtles

A new Study led by the University of Birmingham shows that the brain of turtles has evolved slowly, but constantly over the last 210 million years, eventually reaching a variety in form and complexity, which rivals that of other animal groups. The image shows a reconstruction of Proganochelys (the oldest turtle with a complete shell) as it would have appeared in  life. This reconstruction is based on a digital model of the fossil...

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